Category: Dissertation

Retention on College Campuses

Institutions nationwide are up against a persistent retention rate where there hasn’t been a marked change in the percentage of students who have persisted to graduation (Seidman, 2004, p. 133).  As noted in the Chronicle of Higher Education Research Services Report, The College of 2020: Students (2009), the outlook of students eligible to attend college…



My Current Status

So, my current perspective is “I am done”.  No, I haven’t defended my work, but I am very close now.  I had the fortune to present a snapshot of my findings at the Association of College Unions International Conference this past Tuesday in St. Louis.  This was a major hurdle for me, which turned out…